PRINCETON, N.J. – Steve Saviano of the Florida Everblades is the In Glas Co ECHL Player of the Week for Jan. 2-8, 2006.
The 24-year-old had 10 points (4g-6a) to help Florida go 3-0-0, improving to 22-8-2 and remaining in first place in the South Division.
Reassigned to the Everblades from Lowell of the American Hockey League on Jan. 3, Saviano had four points (1g-3a) in a 6-1 win at Pensacola and had two points (1g-1a) in a 5-4 win against Columbia on Jan. 6. He extended his assist streak to four games (7a) and his scoring streak to five games (6g-7a) with four points (2g-2a) in a 6-3 win against Pensacola on Jan. 7.
Under contract to Lowell, the 5-foot-8 and 180-pound forward has 24 points (9g-15a) in 12 games with the Everblades and three points (2g-1a) in 16 games with the Lock Monsters.